LateRooms.com - Discover May of Monuments in Naples

April 29, 2010 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News
LateRooms.com can announce that travellers with a curiosity for the history of places may wish to take a break in Naples during the May of Monuments festival, since they will be treated to all sorts of cultural activities that may deepen their understanding of some of the most iconic buildings in the city.

Running from April 30th to May 30th, the event is sure to attract plenty of tourists to hotels in Naples with the promise of unusual experiences that individuals may not otherwise see if they visited the monuments at another time of year.

This year, the theme is Return to Baroque and some of the activities on offer include horse racing, classic Neapolitan songs and operettas, in a cultural programme that is aimed at exploring the artistic output of that era in the gorgeous Italian city, according to What's on When.

"The Neapolitan Baroque, with a maximum brightness occurred between 1600-1700, has drenched the city in all its forms with a great range of art and monuments," explained travel website Fattoria Terranova.

People can find special occasions occurring at many of the monuments and museums around the city each weekend, which will tell the story of how places such as the Royal Palace of Capodimonte and the Real Albergo dei Poveri came to be influenced by the Spanish, continued the online resource.

Check the separate landmarks for when they will be holding their events or contact the tourist office for a programme of what is available.

To make the most of May of Monuments you should consider booking your hotel Napoli to avoid disappointment.


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